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Finder of Inverted Jenny variety cleaned out the local post office

December 27, 2013 01:07 PM

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Sold out Inverted Jenny collector's set: 1,900 were created

December 27, 2013 01:06 PM

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Designs revealed for upcoming U.S. stamps: flowers, ferns, Lincoln

December 27, 2013 01:05 PM

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Stamp Market Tips: Strong demand for Olympic sheet

December 27, 2013 01:04 PM

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Was there ever such a thing as free international mail?

December 27, 2013 01:02 PM

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Unusual postage dues: letter to Santa and albino stationery

December 27, 2013 01:01 PM

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U.S. designs honoring American leaders

December 27, 2013 01:00 PM

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U.S. Year of the Horse stamp debuts Jan. 15; drums shown on first commemorative of 2014

December 27, 2013 01:00 PM

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British stamps highlight children's television

December 20, 2013 01:04 PM

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Lunar New Year, Chisholm event details

December 20, 2013 01:03 PM

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Change of printers for 4¢ Chippendale Chair coil

December 20, 2013 01:02 PM

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George Kramer wins Grand Prix d'Honneur at Brasiliana show

December 20, 2013 01:01 PM

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U.S. Christmas Seal printer's waste from 1927 put to creative use

December 20, 2013 01:00 PM

U.S. Notes Cartoon Contest, December 9, 2013

December 09, 2013 03:52 PM

Entries in the December cartoon caption contest, which featured the 3¢ 1952 Service Women stamp picturing women in the armed services, tended to focus on what is presumed to be the female emphasis on clothing.

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U.S. Notes Cartoon Contest, November 11, 2013

November 11, 2013 03:57 PM

What are stamp collectors thinking about these days? Certainly one topic is hoping to find one of the 100 inverted Inverted Jenny panes that the Postal Service created as instant rarities.

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U.S. Notes Cartoon Contest, October 7, 2013

October 07, 2013 04:00 PM

The 2¢ Pilgrim Tercentenary stamp in Figure 4 shows "The Landing of the Pilgrims" but as one entry in the October cartoon caption contest noted, the image does not represent the high-water mark of U.S. stamp design.

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U.S. Notes Cartoon Contest, September 9, 2013

September 09, 2013 04:03 PM

The subject for the September cartoon caption contest was the 32¢ Immigrants Arrive stamp shown in Figure 3, from the 1900s Celebrate the Century pane issued in 1998.

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U.S. Notes Cartoon Contest, July 8, 2013

July 08, 2013 04:11 PM

The U.S. Notes cartoon caption contest for July featured the small 5¢ 1947 DC-4 Skymaster shown in Figure 3.

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U.S. Notes Cartoon Contest, August 12, 2013

July 08, 2013 04:07 PM

Ice dancing, much like any of the on-ice events at the Olympics, must be an exquisite form of torture for the athletes.

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U.S. Notes Cartoon Contest, June 10, 2013

June 10, 2013 04:15 PM

The availability of air for automobile tires at local service stations inspired two approaches to the June cartoon caption contest.

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U.S. Notes Cartoon Contest, May 27, 2013

May 27, 2013 04:19 PM

As might have been predicted, the similarity in the words "mail" and "male" dominated the entries in the May cartoon caption contest.

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U.S. Notes Cartoon Contest, April 8, 2013

April 08, 2013 04:23 PM

United States Postal Service problems seem to be never far from the minds of stamp collectors, as proven by those who entered the April cartoon caption contest, featuring the 55¢ Ohio Class attack submarine stamp of 2000,

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U.S. Notes Cartoon Contest, March 25, 2013

March 25, 2013 04:26 PM

The 6¢ Law and Order of 1968 (Scott 1343) was ahead of its time, as a television show by that name (with "&" replacing "and") debuted on NBC in 1990.

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U.S. Notes Cartoon Contest, January 14, 2013

January 14, 2013 04:29 PM

Can a DC-3 fly upside down? Several entries in the January U.S. Notes cartoon caption contest posed that question.
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